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Macera Name Meaning

Southern Italian: topographic name from old central-southern Italian macera ‘dry-stone wall’, ‘pile of stones (collected from cultivated land)’, ‘stone ruins’. Southern Spanish: habitational name either from La Macera in Cáceres province or, more likely, from a Spanish form of the common Galician and Portuguese place name Maceira, from maceira ‘apple tree’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Madera, Macina, Malara, Manera, Morera, Matera, Mancera, Valera

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Macera Family Origin

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Macera Family Occupations

What did your Macera ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Macera occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Macera's were Keeping Houses.

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Macera Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Macera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Macera census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 703 immigration records available for the last name Macera. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 240 military records available for the last name Macera. For the veterans among your Macera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Macera Life Expectancy

What is the average Macera lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Macera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Macera in 1963 was 74, and 79 in 2004.

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